Saturday 31 October 2015, 11am – 4pm, The University of Manchester, Whitworth Hall & Manchester Museum, on Oxford Road. Free | Drop in event

Hurrah the Manchester Science Festival is coming and The University of Manchester is playing host to our annual family science fun day Science Spectacular!

sciencefunJoin our scientists for a fun filled day of science challenges, live experiments, and interactive demonstrations.

There will be lots of activities suitable for children of all ages, including face painting and lucky science dips, and there’s plenty to keep adults entertained too!

Help us create a mini tornado, snuggle up to some creepy crawlies, crack our secret DNA and computer codes, play the imitation brain game, explore science on a microchip, build a world of fungus, work with mini robots, and more!

So bring your mum and dad, your kids, and your friends to this free event. Take part in our fun science challenges and become a Manchester Science Star! We hope to see you there!

On your way see if you can spot our science buskers along Oxford Road!

Download the Science Spectacular flyer – mss 2015 flyer web.pdf

Twitter: @UoMEngage #ScienceIsSpectacular #msf15

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The Manchester Science Festival is proudly produced by the Museum of Science & Industry and supported by Siemens